Monthly Archives: March 2007

Tom DeLay: fraud once, fraud again, fraud forever

From Taegan Goddard’s Political Wire: Appearing on Hardball with Chris Matthews to promote his new book, No Retreat, No Surrender, it’s clear former House Majority Leader Tom DeLay (R-TX) didn’t write it and perhaps never even read it before it … Continue reading

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Happy hour-less Athens?

Athens-Clarke County is considering banning happy hour specials at bars and other locations. Concerned voice in my head goes “WTFFTWWTFBBQ!” I ask you: what kind of college town would Athens be without (insert bar name here)’s Happy Hour specials? Fried … Continue reading

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Well then. I leave my computer and whoops – I don’t return to blogging for two weeks! Time for an “oops, my bad” statement, a rolling of the ayes, and recounting of Sparkle City. And then some thoughts on Gonzales, … Continue reading

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Scooter Libby… scooting his way to jail?

Scooter Libby should be going to jail until he dies. Not necessarily because he should go for a very long time, but that the maximum sentence of twenty-five years should be imposed and, seeing as how Libby isn’t exactly a … Continue reading

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Angry Young Man

You know, given the spirit of my blog, maybe this would have been a better choice of lyrical quotation: There’s a place in the world for the angry young manWith his working class ties and his radical plansHe refuses to … Continue reading

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Seeing Billy Joel tonight… so… yeah… You have to learn to pace yourselfPressureYou’re just like everybody elsePressureYou’ve only had to run so far, so goodBut you will come to a placeWhere the only thing you feelAre loaded guns in your … Continue reading

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